Hemisphere:  Northern  ·  Constellation: Vulpecula (Vul)  ·  Contains:  Dumbbell Nebula  ·  M 27  ·  NGC 6853  ·  The star 14Vul
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Messier 27, bi-colour, 



    
        

            Simon
Messier 27, bi-colour
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Messier 27, bi-colour

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Messier 27, bi-colour, 



    
        

            Simon
Messier 27, bi-colour
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Messier 27, bi-colour

Equipment

Imaging Telescopes Or Lenses
Skywatcher 8" Newtonian f/4 Skywatcher
Imaging Cameras
ZWO ASI294MC PRO ZWO
Mounts
SkyWatcher NEQ6 Pro
Accessories
Orion Magnificent Mini AutoGuider Orion · SCT duo-band filter, Ha and OIII · Baader MPCC Mark III Multi-Purpose Coma Corrector Baader
Software
PixInsight 1.8 PixInsight

Acquisition details

Basic astrometry details

Astrometry.net job: 3637663

RA center: 19h59m50s.2

DEC center: +22°4326

Pixel scale: 1.184 arcsec/pixel

Orientation: 74.313 degrees

Field radius: 0.825 degrees

Resolution: 4144x2822

Locations: Home, West Sussex, United Kingdom

Data source: Backyard

Description

I managed to obtain 73 subs of this at 3 minutes long each, which totals 3 hours and 39 minutes integration time. I still have this annoying issue of a tilt somewhere, messing up the shapes of the stars, especially on the far left. It is difficult enough balancing this big scope and getting round stars without this issue, but that is life! The wind has really got up here, not to mention a mixed bag of weather. I might be able to image something tonight, but it is a bit of a gale. Take care everyone, thanks...

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Messier 27, bi-colour, 



    
        

            Simon